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    The position is located in the Office of the Administrative Law Judges, USITC.

    The ideal candidate for this position would possess experience in substantive areas of intellectual property and/or unfair competition law, as well as experience in litigation, and a record of superior achievement in legal education.

    The candidate would possess superior writing and organizational skills, and the ability to handle a large volume of information with careful attention to accuracy and detail.

    As an Attorney Advisor you will:

    • Serve as an attorney advisor under the supervision of the Chief ALJ.
    • Receive assignments from the Chief ALJ to provide legal expertise to the various ALJs in support of complex investigations of alleged unfair import practices.
    • Provide legal expertise in other intellectual property right matters (i.e., patents, trademarks, copyrights and trade secrets).
    • Prepare memoranda on legal issues and make appropriate recommendations to the ALJ.
    • Assist the ALJ in conducting legal research, drafting orders and decisions, and reviewing and analyzing arguments and evidence.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    0905 Attorney

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/512862400. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.